MycoKey : the species Ascotremella faginea

Generic short diagnoses: A fairly large, folded brain-like, gelatinous, pale lilac to pale salmon, ± translucent inoperculate discomycete on wood, with truncate-ellipsoid spores with fine, longitudinal ridges.


Ascotremella faginea - DK: violet bævreskive

Ascotremella faginea , violet bævreskive, gelépute, dallerskål, Zakjestrilzwam, Buchen-Schlauchzitterpilz
Illustration and © Thomas Læssøe
Sweden, TL-5523
Ascotremella faginea , violet bævreskive, gelépute, dallerskål, Zakjestrilzwam, Buchen-Schlauchzitterpilz
ascus tops (left live, right lugol), spores (striate in CB), outside hyphae
Illustration and © Hans-Otto Baral
Germany, HB 2177

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